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Tool & Die Maker Apprentice

Job Number:  42417
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  P&F TOOL & DIE - BLD1
Job Type:  Apprentice




Job Number: 42417 
Group: Cosma International  
Division: P&F TOOL & DIE - BLD1 
Job Type: Apprentice 
Location: CONCORD 


Group Description

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.


Role Summary

The Tool and Die Maker is responsible for carrying out tooling inspections, repairs, maintenance and modifications of machinery and equipment with close supervision.  The tool and die apprentice will actively participate in P&F’s CIP program.

Key Responsibilities

•    Perform all duties and promote themselves in a manner that reflects the P&F expectations, Cosma’s Visions/Values through Magna’s Employee Charter.
•    Follow and abide by all government, Legal, Magna and Cosma and P&F rules and regulations.
•    Contribute to employee suggestion program, continuous improvement and cost reduction activities.
•    The tool & die apprentice will report and be supervised by the Toolroom Supervisors, Team leader and Assistant General Manager.
•    Inspect, maintain, repair and modify designated tools as assigned to assist a certified Toolmaker
•    Attend an Learns how to operate all toolroom equipments within safety standards and prescribed guidelines.
•    Remove all contaminated production parts when working on emergency calls at the press.
•    Attend and complete with a minimum passing grade of 75%, the Government required education
•    Attend college and complete coursework on time and to a high standard.
•    To produce, maintain and be responsible for work details to document experience.
•    To take on additional responsibilities in years two and three of apprenticeship up to working more independently
•    To carry out all necessary administrative work associated with departmental management requirements 
such as using the PDA’s to accurately and timely record all processes from receiving job through to completion including electronic timesheets.
•    Requisitions die components & related material through P.C.
•    To liaise and work with all other trades and apprentices as required.
•    Maintain a clean orderly work area and job site
•    Interact with the team members running the line to look for improvements or ideas to improve your/their job/task and improve line Safety, Quality and Productivity.
•    Preventative maintenance on equipment – identify weaknesses in design and implement improvements. Take pride in workmanship.
•    Follows the rules of 5 S’s.
•    Have the right to refuse work based on safety or health concerns.
•    Work safely and follow all safety rules at all times.
•    Report any unsafe or unhealthy conditions immediately.
•    Know and understand all Magna, Federal, State and Local legislated duties.
•    Play an active role in maintaining housekeeping in the area and ensure that area of responsibility is clean, tidy and organized at all times.
•    Attend training as required or as assigned.
•    Know what to do in an emergency.
•    Know the operating instructions for all equipment and processes where you are assigned. Know the pre start-up inspection process, hazards, protective measures, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements, start and stop procedures and equipment limitations.
•    Attend all physical examinations and tests including those required for respirator use and hearing protection.
•    Be knowledgeable about any chemicals that you work with or that are in your immediate environment.
•    Wear required PPE such as safety glasses, hearing protection, safety shoes, gloves, aprons, respirators and head protection.
•    Perform any other duties as requested.

Key Qualifications/Requirements

•    Minimum high school diploma.
•    Able to work effectively within a team environment.
•    Able to be flexible in hours of work (scheduled and non-scheduled overtime)
•    Able to work in a strictly confidential manner.
•    Able to work shift work, rotating shifts and occasional weekends.
•    Good communication and organizational skills.
•    Must be dependable.
•    W.H.M.I.S.
•    ISO-14001 Overview
•    Crane Slinger Training
•    Lockout Training
•    IATF-16949

Additional Information

There are two positions on Day Shift.

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